• Just Another Day

    I know it’s been said, because I’ve said it, that we live in the Pacific Northwest so if we were to wait until it quit raining to do something then we might never do anything. That was my thought as I left my wet driveway this morning for a relatively quick 11 mile loop in the rain. Lots of puddles, lots of rain, lots of time listening to the gurgling sound as water completely fills the space between fender and…Continue Reading

  • Frosty Freezy Loop

    One of my favorite loops because it’s fun, just an hour long and right here in Ferndale.  Park at Pioneer Pavilion, rided south on Ferndale Road, cross the river at Marietta, ride north on the trail along the river, through Hovander and back into downtown Ferndale. I did this loop yesterday morning and it was sub-freezing as the photos will attest, but fun nonetheless. And leading into the weekend, absolutely no thoughts of the Seahawks. 😉 Update – I’ve since…Continue Reading

  • Seahawks vs. Eagles

    After so many weeks of not watching the NFL, today rolled around without so much as the tiniest thought about football.  Seahawk vs. Eagles, I don’t really care, it’s like rooting for Target to beat out Walmart during their black Friday event.  blah. Today’s route took me to Ferndale via Axton Rd, one of the most dangerous stretches of road around for a cyclist.  Axton is usually extremely busy and as you transition from County roads to Ferndale roads the…Continue Reading

  • Seahawks vs. Falcons

    Oh crappers, I rode yesterday not realizing that the Seahawks play today.  Oh yeah, I am not watching the NFL this fall. Which is good, because if I were might have seen this imbecile make a fool of himself and the NFL by sitting during our anthem and standing during the Mexican anthem.  Instead, I enjoyed two, count’em two rides yesterday. First ride was a nice, sorta windy ride up Galbraith Lane to the towers followed by a rewarding descent down…Continue Reading